WARNING

NOT EVERYTHING THAT

CALLS ITSELF ORTHODOX IS

TRULY ORTHODOX


The above warning was given to me when I first met Orthodoxy in 1986. Today [2009] it is even more perilous, even more difficult to find the Royal Path. For one thing there is a far greater abundance of misinformation. And many materials are missing, and other materials are being rapidly rewritten. For another thing there are fewer than ever guides remaining on the Royal Path, especially who speak English. Hopefully this website will be a place where Newcomers to the Faith can keep at least one foot on solid ground, while they are "exploring."


blog owner: Joanna Higginbotham

joannahigginbotham@gmail.com

jurisdiction: ROCA under Vladyka Agafangel

who did not submit to the RocorMP union in 2007

DISCLAIMER



03 November 2011

Complete or Incomplete Conversion

Fr. Seraphim wrote to a person preparing for baptism:

"Don't have a hypocritical attitude.  By this I don't mean to give up your intellect and discernment, but rather to place them in obedience to a 'believing heart' [heart meaning not mere 'feeling,' but something much deeper – the organ that knows God]."

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